OLAC Record

Title:Shots of archaeological dig
Documenting Waima'a, East Timor
Contributor:Maurício Belo/Sabu-Raku
Contributor (researcher):John Bowden
Nikolaus Himmelmann
Coverage:East Timor
Description:Shots of archaeological dig in Bui Ceri Uato Mane rock shelter by Portuguese archaeologist Nuno Vasco Oliveira see also his final excavation report from October 2005
Waima'a is an endangered Austronesian language spoken in the Baucau district of East Timor. Goal of project is as comprehensive a documentation of communicative events and linguistic metaknowledge as possible. For further details on scope and format of documentation see link below.
Nuno Vasco Oliveira Constantino Baptista Belo (Waihau, son of Daniel who is a yB of Naha-Susu)
rudimentary knowledge of Tetum and Portuguese
for further details see his own CV (session: Mauricio_CV) no mothers name because parents were baptized very late, he himself baptized at the age of 17? da Conceição = Saint, Aparício = Godfather (< Luís Aparício Guterres, primary school teachter at the time, new diretór distrito since November 2004 ) was nearly 27 years old when project started One grandparent of Maurício (mother of mother) from Bucoli Knows Malay and Tetum, says that he knows only little Makasae but seems to be able to follow most of everyday interactions; Tetum probably primary language these days, as indicated in language choice father (Raku-Bie) dead mother (Joana Belo/Kasa-Watu) old and nearly deaf, living on hill Kailale Oli which belongs to Parlamento but is very close to the border of Kaisidu; mother does not know any other lg in addition to Waima'a
this tape was accidentally recorded in LongPlay-mode and since it was still half-empty in August 2005 it was used by NH and JB for further recording on the trip to Waisaa. This the 3rd tape used on this day
VolkswagenStiftung Az.: II/78058
Publisher:Nikolaus Himmelmann
Ruhr-University Bochum, Department of Linguistics
Tetun Dili language
Tetum Prasa
Indonesian language
English language
Subject (ISO639):tdt


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Citation: John Bowden (researcher); Nikolaus Himmelmann (researcher); Maurício Belo/Sabu-Raku. 2005-08-11. Nikolaus Himmelmann.
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Country: United KingdomIndonesiaEast Timor
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